(Service number 21667)
|First Rank||Driver||Last Rank||Private|
|Date||1 May 1884||Place of Birth||Scotland|
|Address at Enlistment||C/o Latter Cloudy Rains, Marlborough|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||D. DUNNETT (father), Seadown, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||16th Reinforcements, New Zealand Army Service Corps|
|Date||19 August 1916|
|Embarked From||Destination||Devonport, Devon, England|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With||Cyclist Corps|
Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
|Where Captured and by Whom|
|Actions Prior to Capture|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||28 November 1957||Age||77 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Timaru Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||Services Section, Row 110, Plot 13|
|New Zealand Memorials|
James Dunnett, 21667, was one of the four sons of David and Barbara Dunnett, of Seadown. It appears that the family came out to New Zealand from Scotland not long before the war. His brothers George, John and William also served in World War One.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [12 December 2016]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [12 December 2016]
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